Checking A Tree’s Health

The summer of 2022 is in full swing. While some people like to go out of town on vacations, others take a different approach and enjoy a backyard vacation instead. Read more »

Interesting Materials for Tree Houses

Question from Bill, Gloversville, NY “Where can I find materials for my tree house? What do you suggest for roofing and siding?…” Well, Bill, part of the fun in building tree houses is using some materials that you find yourself in your local area. Many simple kids tree houses use […] Read more »

How “NOT” to Build a Tree House

Top 10 Tree House Building Mistakes 1. Choosing a tree without consulting an expert Building a tree house starts with a foundation analysis. What species is the tree? Where is the tree in its natural life cycle? Is the tree healthy – free of defects, decay, disease? You may not […] Read more »